one’s natural preference in sexual partners; predilection for homosexuality, heterosexuality, or bisexuality.
sexual orientation n.
The direction of one’s sexual interest toward members of the same, opposite, or both sexes, especially a direction seen to be dictated by physiologic rather than sociologic forces. Replaces sexual preference in most contemporary uses.
sexual orientation definition
Preference for sexual activity with people of the opposite sex, the same sex, or both. (See bisexuality, heterosexuality, and homosexuality.)
- Sexual politics
plural noun the principles governing relationships between the sexes; also, such relationships seen in terms of power
- Sexual preference
sexual preference n. The preference one shows by having a sexual interest in members of the same, opposite, or either sex.
noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. sexual intercourse; coitus. 2. any sexual activity between individuals.
noun, Biology. 1. reproduction involving the union of gametes. sexual reproduction noun 1. reproduction involving the fusion of a male and female haploid gamete sexual reproduction n. Reproduction by the union of male and female gametes to form a zygote. Also called syngenesis. sexual reproduction See under reproduction. sexual reproduction definition The production of a […]